Join a great team!

EACM values the experience and perspective staff bring to the business. We are a small, locally owned business where our staff, members and customers form a strong community. We believe in cooperative teamwork, and that we thrive best when we work together.

We strive to create a positive, healthy, and supportive work environment, and look for opportunities to build skills, to support career development, and to maximize staff involvement in decision making at all levels. Our full-time staff members enjoy generous benefit offerings including health, dental and vision insurance, and paid time off. All employees receive a 10% discount on all purchases.

We’re always looking for hard-working, food-loving folks to join our team. When filling out an application, indicate what position(s) interest you. Please note, we are unable to respond to all inquiries personally.

Open Positions

Grocery Manager

The East Aurora Cooperative Market is seeking an experienced, skilled Grocery Manager to grow and maintain a vibrant, growing natural foods grocery department. The Grocery Manager will be responsible for ordering, promotional planning, pricing, and inventory control to meet or exceed department goals for sales, margin, and labor. The manager will set the bar for friendly, helpful service to customers and staff, and should love to delight customers with exciting presentations, excellent products, and great value.

Desired experience

  • Thorough knowledge of the grocery or natural foods industry
  • Staff management and development
  • Experience ordering product, pricing and inventory control
  • Experience with scheduling

Required qualifications

  • Commitment to superior customer service
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Ability to manage and motivate staff
  • Demonstrated ability to develop, implement and assess systems for efficiency and productivity
  • Strong communication and listening skills
  • Experience ordering and receiving products
  • Computer skills including Microsoft Office
  • Ability to work well with others in a cooperative environment
  • Demonstrated ability to lift 50-80 lbs. on a regular basis
  • Demonstrated ability to follow through on commitments.

For consideration, please apply here.  We can’t wait to meet you!

Skilled Team Member

The East Aurora Cooperative Market is seeking Team Members to work in our Grocery, Produce and Customer Service departments 3 – 5 shifts per week. Co-op Team Members will be friendly and helpful and should love to delight customers with excellent customer service, a fun shopping experience and quality products.

Desired experience

  • Experience in a retail or merchandising position
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs on a regular basis

Required qualifications

  • High integrity  and positive attitude
  • Love for great food
  • Desire to work directly with customers and other staff members
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Commitment to superior customer service and to providing the highest quality shopping experience possible
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Ability to follow, contribute to and assess systems for efficient and productive operations
  • Strong communication and listening skills
  • Ability to work well with others in a cooperative environment where teamwork and constant communication are essential
  • Demonstrated ability to follow through on commitments.

For consideration, please apply here.  We can’t wait to meet you!

Download the full posting here.

Cashier

Cashiers are the face of the co-op! They provide friendly and helpful service, greeting every customer, process each co-op transaction, assisting with opening and closing procedures, and store upkeep/maintenance. Cashiers will work throughout the store as needed.

Desired Qualifications:
• Experience working in a grocery store or retail setting
• Familiarity with natural foods
• Experience with cash handling

Required Qualifications:
• Outgoing, friendly, helpful personality
• Keen attention to detail
• Strong communication and listening skills
• Commitment to superior customer service and providing the highest quality shopping experience possible
• Ability to work well with others in a cooperative environment where teamwork and constant communication are essential.
• Regular, predictable attendance
• Evening and weekend availability as needed
• Demonstrated ability to follow through on commitments
• Willingness and ability to meet the changing requirements of the position.

For consideration, please apply here.  We can’t wait to meet you!

Baker

East Aurora Cooperative Market is seeking an experienced baker to maintain and grow the co-op’s fantastic bakery offerings while supporting the full Prepared Foods Department. Staff will provide friendly and helpful service to customers and coworkers and should love to feed people fantastic, nutritious foods. Kitchen staff will work across all food service operations.

Desired Qualifications:
• Experience or interest in baking or pastry
• Experience cooking in restaurant, food service, catering, deli, or kitchen operation
• Familiarity with natural foods and dietary preferences

Requirements:
• Outgoing, friendly, helpful personality
• Keen attention to detail
• Strong communication and listening skills
• Commitment to superior customer service and to providing the highest quality shopping experience possible
• Ability to work well with others in a cooperative environment where teamwork and constant communication is essential
• Regular, predictable attendance
• Evening and weekend availability as needed
• Demonstrated ability to follow through on commitments
• Willingness and ability to meet the changing requirements of the position

For consideration, please apply here.  We can’t wait to meet you!